News & Events

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Thirty District 99 students have been recognized in the 2017 academic competition sponsored by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC).

The District 99 Orchestra will host a special concert on Wednesday, October 5, featuring the internationally-renowned string ensemble, Barrage 8. Barrage 8 features all t...

Teachers give a behind-the-scenes look of late arrival days; 2016-17 budget approved

North High's "One Book, One School" program was presented, in addition to updates from administration about summer projects

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On August 25, all teachers and staff members returned to the buildings to prepare for the upcoming school year

The district presented highlights of the 2015-16 school year and proposed goals for the 2016-17 school year at the Board meeting on August 15

District 99 proudly welcomes 25 new leaders and teachers to North High and South High for the 2016-17 school year.

Newsweek published its list of "America's Top High Schools" for 2016, listing both DGN and DGS as top schools in the nation

D99 Controller reviews end-of-year financial report

2016-2020 District 99 Teacher Agreement approved, cost of meals to rise in 2016-17 school year

The District 99 Board of Education approved a four-year contract agreement with the Downers Grove Education Association

District 99 received an award for its continuing efforts to encourage students to make healthy lifestyle choices

On Thursday, May 26, Downers Grove North High and South High Schools unveiled their newly created Memorial Peace Gardens

Board hears report about a new law that takes effect next school year to reduce out-of-school suspensions

Last August and for the first time, District 99 distributed a Chromebook to every student as part of the new 1:1 Learning initiative. Every student was issued a device, which pr...

The Board of Education recognized 200+ people on May 9. See photos from the event!

Downers Grove North High School teacher Karen Spahr-Thomas has been accepted to the Supreme Court Summer Institute program.

Community School District 99 invites all to attend the Dedications of the Memorial Peace Gardens created to honor the former alumni of North and South High Schools who lost thei...

District 99 held its 11th Annual Dinner Dance for bilingual families on April 22, 2016.

At the Board workshop, members reviewed the proposed 2017-18 school calendar

Community High School District 99 in Downers Grove recognizes 23 seniors, including students from North High School and South High School, who are part of the top two percent of...